“PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ON TIKTOK” BY MACY CANTRELL

TikTok isn’t the first platform that comes to mind in terms of professional development. However, there are many learning opportunities on the, “PR side” of TikTok. Taking the time to explore these videos might be more helpful than you’d think. Explore different careers  A great way to explore different areas of the PR field is … Continue reading “PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ON TIKTOK” BY MACY CANTRELL

OCTOBER 11 – RECENT GRAD PANEL

Speaker Recap: Recent Alumni Panel Scripps PRSSA welcomed five graduates from the class of 2021 to speak about their post-graduate experiences and what they have learned along the way. We were joined by Alec Charron, Madison Foulkes, Alexa Grillis, Megan Gordin and Vivian Moussa. Current Positions Alec Charron: Account Associate, Falgren MortineMadison Foulkes: Public Relations … Continue reading OCTOBER 11 – RECENT GRAD PANEL

“HOW TO START APPLYING FOR WINTER INTERNSHIPS” BY DEMETRA MILLER

As fall semester approaches the halfway mark, you might be considering a winter internship. Internships are a great way to grow your professional development and network. After a year and a half in the midst of the pandemic, you may not have been able to experience some of the opportunities you were hoping for. Many … Continue reading “HOW TO START APPLYING FOR WINTER INTERNSHIPS” BY DEMETRA MILLER

OCTOBER 4 – AARON BROWN, FAHLGREN MORTINE

Scripps PRSSA invited Aaron Brown to the meeting on Monday, October 4. Aaron is both an Ohio University and Scripps PRSSA Alumnus. He is a past recipient of the Outstanding Alum Award. Currently, he serves as the Executive Vice President at Fahlgren Mortine. Throughout his time at Fahlgren Mortine, he has worked primarily with the … Continue reading OCTOBER 4 – AARON BROWN, FAHLGREN MORTINE

“Joining PRSSA – Dues-Paying Member Benefits” BY OLIVIA STRAUSS

Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) offers a wide variety of opportunities and experiences for students to build up their knowledge on industries such as public relations, communications and marketing. Let’s go over a few of the many benefits that come with being a dues-paying member. When you pay dues each year, you are … Continue reading “Joining PRSSA – Dues-Paying Member Benefits” BY OLIVIA STRAUSS

SEPTEMBER 27 – MIKE STRAUSS, IBM iX

Ohio University School of Communication alumnus, Mike Strauss, was cordially invited to speak at our PRSSA meeting on September 27, 2021. Mike has over thirty years of experience in fields such as retail, technology, marketing and communications and strategy and execution. Currently, he works at IBM iX as a Spark Team Lead. He is responsible … Continue reading SEPTEMBER 27 – MIKE STRAUSS, IBM iX

“THE BENEFITS OF JOINING STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS” BY OLIVIA CHRISTIANSEN

As another school year begins, students across the United States are looking for ways to get involved on their campuses. Here at Ohio University, students have the option to join over 550 amazing student organizations. What’s all the hype, though? What are the benefits of joining student organizations? Benefits differ from organization to organization, but … Continue reading “THE BENEFITS OF JOINING STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS” BY OLIVIA CHRISTIANSEN

SEPTEMBER 20 – SARA LEGARSKY, OHIO ATHLETICS

Scripps PRSSA welcomed our first in-person speaker since March 2020 to the meeting on Monday, September 20. Sara Legarsky serves as the Senior Director of Athletic Communications at Ohio University. As media has progressed, so has her position title over time. She works to keep statistics for the teams, conducts interviews and writes recaps. Key … Continue reading SEPTEMBER 20 – SARA LEGARSKY, OHIO ATHLETICS

“5 WAYS TO GROW PROFESSIONALLY DURING FALL SEMESTER” BY REBEKAH GREEN

Join new organizationsFinding organizations that match your interests and can help you achieve your future goals is one of the easiest yet most effective ways to grow professionally while on campus. It is important to find clubs that can help you envision and work toward what you professionally desire. Staying both consistent in attendance and … Continue reading “5 WAYS TO GROW PROFESSIONALLY DURING FALL SEMESTER” BY REBEKAH GREEN

SEPTEMBER 13 – RACHEL O’MORROW, NETJETS

Scripps PRSSA welcomed Rachel O’Morrow to the meeting on Monday, September 13. Rachel currently works as a Senior Communications Specialist at NetJets. Her experience has primarily been in internal communications at NetJets. She is a dear friend and is a 2019 graduate of Ohio University. In her time here, she served as the Managing Director … Continue reading SEPTEMBER 13 – RACHEL O’MORROW, NETJETS